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At a time when Americans are encouraged to reflect on their blessings, focusing on how to teach your children about gratitude is essential.

How To Teach Your Children About Gratitude 

At a time when Americans are encouraged to reflect on their blessings, focusing on how to teach your children about gratitude is essential. Read...
Lindsay Tigar    |   11.17.17   |   SHARE
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Kids hate change and here's how to cope.

I HATE YOU AND I HATE IT HERE! (A Story Of Just How Much Kids Hate Change)

My two youngest kids must have told me they hate me at least a half dozen times an hour over three days. Kids hate change and here's how to cope. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   11.16.17   |   SHARE
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Here are our expert tips for multitasking around the Holidays!

Expert Tips For Multitasking Around The Holidays

I’m planning ahead for the holidays, getting a budget intact, and asking some experts about how to really up the ante with my multitasking skills. Read...
Allison Cooper    |   11.16.17   |   SHARE
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Who would have thought that being a failure would be so useful!?

The Secret To Successful Kids? Letting Them See You Struggle

According to a new study from MIT, if you do practice the whole “try, try again” thing, you’ll raise more successful kids. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   11.14.17   |   SHARE
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I call it the look. The slight tilt of the head confused look that people give me when they find out that I am the “weekend” parent. (Photos: courtesy of the author)

I Am A Mother, And I Am The Weekend Parent

I call it the look. The slight tilt of the head confused look that people give me when they find out that I am the “weekend” parent. Read...
Leolin Bowen    |   11.14.17   |   SHARE
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Even now, I hesitate to call my child’s behavior abusive. But it’s impossible to avoid the parallels between my situation now and how I felt when I was being abused by my partner.

When Your Child Is Abusive

Yelling. Throwing things. Name-calling. The only thing that holds me back from calling my teenager’s behavior abuse is that they are my child. Read...
Anonymous of Role Reboot    |   11.13.17   |   SHARE
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I’ll sing it from the rooftops and admit the one thing that many moms might feel ashamed to say out loud: I live for nap time.

I'll Admit It, I Live For Nap Time

Yes, I said it. I’ll sing it from the rooftops and admit the one thing that many moms might feel ashamed to say out loud: I live for nap time. Read...
Allison Cooper    |   11.10.17   |   SHARE
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You don’t have to do it all in order to have a fun or memorable holiday season.

5 Ways To Simplify Your Holiday Season

You don’t have to do it all in order to have a fun or memorable holiday season. Just do the things that bring you life and make your soul sparkle a Read...
Carrie Saum    |   11.1.17   |   SHARE
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